The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £53,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +13.82%
SS7
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
500 517 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.75% 15.81% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 433 423 453
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SS7
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Manchester region.

SS7 Salary Trend in Manchester

SS7
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing SS7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SS7.

1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) VMware